Discovery Oyster Bay

The Hidden Pearl of Long Island

The WaterFront Center is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization providing water access to Oyster Bay through marine education programs, sailing instruction, paddleboard, kayak, and sailboat rentals, and boat tours aboard the historic oyster sloop, “Christeen”.

Each year we provide engaging hands-on activities to more than 20,00 students, families, veterans, and people with disabilities to help them learn about and appreciate the marine environment.




Get Closer to the Water

Blogs and Events


Sea Turtle Webinar Tomorrow!

Hey parents and kids! Mark the date on your calendars for an at home learning turtle experience.On March 27th 2pm EST (11am PST) is hosting a Sea Turtle Webinar. In this kid friendly webinar you and your family can learn all about sea turtles. They will take you through all aspects of a sea turtle’s life from their anatomy…


Annual Benefit

We’d love for you to join us for an early evening of fun. Watch the race and enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in a beautiful setting while supporting a great cause.

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